Boston Marathon – Fear, Fate & Donuts

The oldest and arguably the most famous marathon is the Boston Marathon. It is often referred to as the “grand daddy” of marathons. Marathon runners dream of a Boston qualifying time. As I continued planning for 50 marathons in 50…

Runs In The Family

On June 5, 2010, I got a Facebook invitation from niece Theresa Crance Stangle. She asked if I would like to join her and her sister Rebecca (Becky) Crance at Moline, Illinois for the Quad Cities Marathon. Well, it was…

It's A Marathon Not A Sprint

I was asked to join the board of Big Brothers Big Sisters in May of 2005. I agreed because I knew from my experience of growing up in a single parent home that adult mentors can really make the difference…

Change An Ending

We all have the ability to change an ending for at least one child. Together, we can change the ending for many. Thank you for following along as I run for this cause.

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Marathon4Kids

It is probably a running cliche but I sincerely believe in this: “To cross the finish line in the sun, you have to put in the tedious and mundane work in the dark, quiet of the morning.” Today, I walked, jogged uphill, lunged and squatted in the grass of our former horse pasture. Glutes were activated. Hip muscles were strengthened. The spirit was lifted. It is one day closer to the ultimate goal. #horizon #believe #achieve ...

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